Starve the Ego Feed the Soul/Drive it Like you Stole it

by Candace Aldridge Sanchez,
December 28th, 2014

Starve the Ego ~ Feed the Soul/Drive it Like you Stole it

Choreography by Candace Aldridge Sanchez


Rolling 3’s - (1st 4 cts of 8)
F8 U-D RLR, LRL, RLR, LRL ~ Int hip O CW db L, Rc O CW db L x 2
Shldr Roll B RLR, LRL, RLR, LRL ~ Hd Sld RLR, Rc Sld LRL, Hip Sld LRL, RLR

Accents - (1st 4 cts of 8) (Start with Head down)
Rc F, Pv B, Rc F, Look ~ Shldr F RL, Hip ↓ R, L (look at hips)
Rc L, F, R (look in all 3), Hip ↓ R ~ Pv Tw R, L, F (look on F), Rc F

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:23
Ticking (8 ticks/accents per set) - (2nd 4 cts of 8)
Shldr R (facing F, moving to L angle) ~ R Hip ↓ ~ Pv B (moving thru to R angle) ~ Rc F
Shldr ∆ F ~ Hd Sld R (R reverse turn to B) ~ Hip ↑ R ~ Rc F (R reverse turn to F)

Smooth 4’s on 1&5 - (2nd 4 cts of 8)
R Hook into Und U-D ~ Int hip O CW db L into Und D-U
R Rev. turn to B into R arm ↑ to 5th ~
Und U-D (on profile R side to Aud) Rc O CW db L (face F)

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:47
Smooth & Thick (1, 4, 5, 1, &5, 1, 4, 5, 1, 4 5, 8) (3rd 4 cts of 8)
1 - R Rev. Sd UND, Shldr R(4) R(5), (6,7) Release L arm up overhead
8 1 - F8 U-D LR (L angle) into Int Hip O CCW db R (2,3) 4&5 Pv F, Ch BF
(6,7) Arms slowly rise up to 5th - look ↑,
8 1 - Arm UND O-I (from 5th) into UND U-D (1-3), (start to pivot into R angle)
4 5 - Pv BF, Int Hip O CCW db B (6,7), 8 1 - F8 db L/accent R hip ↓, UND D-U (2,3),
4 5 - Shldr Roll B - R L, R Arm UND I-O (6,7), 8 - R Arm ↑ 5th

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1:11
ALL Together :) (1st ct of 8 I II IIIII, II II IIIII, 2nd/3rd II II IIIII, 4th II I- II I - II)
1 - Hip ↑ R LR, Pv FB, Rc FBF ~ Vibr. Shimmy (arms ↓), Rc FB, Sl. RLRLR
2 - R Hip ↑↑ (into R corner), Pivot into R angle, Pv F, Rc BFBF ~
Shldr Shim, RL, Head RLRLR
3 - Step L/R Point, Shldr Roll RL, FBFBF (Weight in R) ~
Step Back L turn R ft (Face Back), Hip ↓ RL, Twist LRLRL
4 - Step out R Point, Shldr Roll B, R hip ↑↓ ↑↓↑ ~
Step L ft into R (Face Front), L Hip ↑, Twist RL R LR

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1:36
1 - Step 123, F8 U-D R/L (arms up thru centre of body) 45, Xover turn to back 678
2 - L or R Rev. side und 123, Arm Und I-O R/L 45, R arm ↑/L arm ↓ 678
3 - Arms (partial profile - look at aud) R in front/L back, Arm und I-O db L into Und U-D
4 - Rc O CCW db R, Rc under R/L, Und U-D (arms into 5th out side)

2:00 4 cts new choreo
Und U-D (arms 2nd), side profile w/ arm und O-I & und U-D, rev turn w/ arms to waist and up to pop. Side profile (arms in front shldr height), double arm und O-I Und U-D, front arm out arm und step front, aud arm up/back down, cross over turn to front (arms 2nd), Und U-D

2:24 move into motif 1-2 cts

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Drive it Like You Stole it

2 cts and 2 cts ( 2 accents into fluid x 3, accents) x 2
Sides - out, 1 arm up, both out side, both up, both out, both down - taxes to form entity
C High - high, out sides, front, out sides, front, down
C mid/low - front, l front, r front, out, front, out

(Accents on 1 & 5 - hips rl, Rc up/down, Rc slide rl)

:25
4 cts (1 entity) sections of 4 (pause on second ct 78)
Arm und R, Arm und L ~ R arm up to 5th, bring down to R shldr - look r 78) 2 cts
L rev side und, Und U-D ~ Rc O L then R
(Use 4 & 8 to 'hit' ending accents of movements to match music)

:47
4 cts (separating)
Step out w/ F8 RL or LR (12), Und D-U (arms 5th) U-D (arms Neutral 2nd), L hook R profile
F8 RL (12), Und D-U, Hip O CCW db R x 2, Pint R toes/lift foot (arms A line L front/R back)
R x over turn, F8 LR (12), Und D-U, Rc O CW db L x 2
Step angle L (12), R (34), LR (56), Pose (arms rising then settle into pose)(78)

1:10
4 cts (With Shimmy)
F8 F-B RL (8) ~ Und D-U, Rc CCW db R (8)
Walk w/ 3/4 shimmy R diag, accent Pv F, Walk w/ 3/4 shimmy L diag, accent Rc D (8)
Walk w 3/4 shimmy back, accent R Hip ↑, Rotate L to back w 3/4 shimmy LRL, accent L Hip ↑

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